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originally posted by: dfnj2015
I'm sick and tired of people making the lame argument communism or socialism is responsible for millions of deaths. The problem with this argument is leaders of every type of government, left or right, have killed millions of people.
originally posted by: hopenotfeariswhatweneed
a reply to: dasman888
Leaders are by definition authoritarian, it's authoritarian leaders doing the murdering not the isms....
originally posted by: strongfp
a reply to: loam
But, China is probably the greatest success story of all time, taking a billion people and turning nearly half into a middle class in less then 50 years.
originally posted by: Gryphon66
a reply to: Halfswede
SO in other words, China is a violent totalitarian government that murders its people and allows the 1% to steal from the population?
Not communism I agree. Actually, minus the killing, sounds just like the US.